Picture the scene – you’ve had a day of thrilling discoveries and as you return to Scenic Eclipse, The World’s First Discovery Yachts™, you have an appetite that needs to be satiated.
Dining on board Scenic Eclipse is an ultra-luxury gastronomic experience in itself. There’s an unrivalled range of world-class cuisine at up to10 unique culinary dining experiences, from casual to fine dining including nine exceptional bars and lounges. All cuisine is designed, curated and overseen by Tom Götter, Corporate Executive Chef of Scenic Eclipse. Chef Tom leads a team of 38 chefs who come from 15 countries, creating authentic, regional techniques and skills to enhance the preparation of each and every meal.
Scenic’s truly all-inclusive philosophy ensures every meal, premium beverage+ and excursion is covered. All you have to do is sit back and think, what sumptuous meal do I fancy today? Here are your choices
ABOVE: Sushi@Kokos, Scenic Eclipse
Indulge in freshly made pasta with authentic, aromatic sauces or a succulent steak cooked to perfection according to your personal preferences at Scenic Eclipse’s main restaurant, Elements on Deck 4. Dine here for a relaxed meal and choose from the a la carte menu during either breakfast, lunch or dinner, seated amid no more than 104 guests. Your Scenic host will greet and then escort you to your table. Reservations are not required and with a flexible selection of seating options, for you to either dine alone or with new friends on larger tables geared towards socialising and sharing of the new memories you formed during the day. Order premium beverages from Elements bar, choosing from a selection of fine wines or a classic beverage program. Additionally, you might also like to sample the large range of international cheeses on offer.
ABOVE: Elements, Scenic Eclipse
Chef's Table @ Elements
Prepare for an evening of gastronomic excellence when you take your seat at Chef’s Table, within Elements restaurant, a by invitation and exclusive dining experience. You’ll be part of a small, private group of just 10 guests treated to an exquisite, 11-course degustation, with each dish paired with the finest wines from around the world.
Be enthralled as the Head Chef and his team personally deliver and present each dish to your table, explaining the world-class techniques used in the preparation of each recipe and the origin of the ingredients. It’s here that you’ll gain a true understanding of the innovative approach of Chef Tom and his team, watching the chefs at work in a large, open gallery kitchen as they prepare each dish.
ABOVE: Chef's Table @ Elements, Scenic Eclipse
Koko's Asian Fusion
Follow the aromas of ginger, soy, lemongrass and wasabi waft from Asian fusion restaurant and saké bar, Koko’s. Open for lunch and dinner for up to 26 guests, you’re in for a treat of authentic Asian cuisine as you dine, surrounded by beautiful works of art and ocean views. Dine in either regular tables or in sunken seating, inspired by traditional Japanese dining practices.
You can enjoy a luxurious dining experience, with the buzzing and vibrant atmosphere that is the very essence of Koko’s. Designed for you to interact with your fellow dining guests, delight in share plates that will allow you to sample the many flavours you may not have tasted before. For a relaxing gourmet lunch, try the bento box concept at Koko’s.
ABOVE: Koko's Asian Fusion, Scenic Eclipse
Night Market @ Koko's
In front of the authentic Teppanyaki grill at Night Market @ Koko’s experience classic interaction with the chef, typical of what you’d find at many Asian hawker street eateries or restaurants. Be guided on an inspired journey of the night market dishes from Asia, India and the Middle East as they are prepared right in front of you.
This intimate dining experience is available for up to eight guests per sitting and will be unlike any other teppanyaki encounter you may have had before. The waiters are ready to entice you with vintage sake and other unique beverages. Remember to book ahead for this popular option located on Deck 4.
ABOVE: Night Market @ Koko's, Scenic Eclipse
Experience the simplicity and enduring flavours used in Japanese cuisine at Sushi @ Koko’s. Here, expert sushi chefs prepare succulent sushi using the finest seafood, creating an authentic Japanese dining experience.
Located at the front of Koko’s restaurant, you can dine along a bar benchtop that runs underneath the windows and overlooks the ocean or be seated along the bar where chefs expertly hand-make sushi. The menu also includes western-style options, if preferred, or sample the most succulent sashimi or raw sushi.
ABOVE: Sushi @Koko's, Scenic Eclipse
Savour the culinary creations and interpretations of classic French cuisine at fine dining restaurant, Lumière. With a menu that changes regularly, you could be lured by French national favourites such as the savoury steak frites or coq au vin; a mouth-watering souffle or the promise of soft, oozing cheeses for dessert.
The restaurant accommodates up to 35 guests for dinner in an elegant and modern atmosphere, with a beautiful Champagne Bar serving premium beverages+ to accompany your meal. Sample a pre-dinner drink at the bar and enjoy fried oysters and caviar, which are all offered to guests with reservations. The waiter will bring you to your reserved table, to enjoy an evening of world-class cuisine and service. Guests can also opt for a set degustation menu, where you can choose which main meal you would prefer. Dining at Lumière requires a reservation and is located on Deck 5.
ABOVE: Lumière, Scenic Eclipse
Azure Bar & Café
Some days, you’ll just want to relax amid a casual dining vibe where fuss-free, quality meals are a given. For those moments, head to Azure Bar & Café and dine either indoor or al fresco on the terrace, taking in the spectacular views. Choose from light fare such as pizzas, salads, snacks and a healthy selection of meals for relaxed all-day grazing. Or simply pop in here to savour a barista-made coffee or a glass of wine.
For a touch of sweet goodness, Azure Bar & Café serves a selection of treats after dinner each evening, such as macaroons, biscotti and chocolate delicacies accompanied by brandies, ports, specialty tea or coffee. Seating up to 50 guests inside and 35 outside, makes this a lovely social dining space to enjoy the views from Deck 5, ensuring a serene and laid-back feeling.
ABOVE: Azure Bar & Café, Scenic Eclipse
Meander past food islands serving fresh, casual fare or recline into comfortable lounge settings at this refreshed, new dining space on Deck 7. The Yacht Club has recently been enhanced to create a casual and flexible dining option for guests.
The Yacht Club grill restaurant and bar serves breakfast and lunch, with seating provided at enhanced, outdoor lounge settings to create a casual ambience. For a touch of childhood or classic European gelato bar nostalgia, head to the gelato station for a variety of freshly-made indulgent flavours gelato, why not enjoy this whilst swaying gently in a swinging, wicker deck chair overlooking the ocean.
ABOVE: Yacht Club, Scenic Eclipse
During your voyage, there could well be times when you’ll just want to dine in your own suite, enjoying the view from your private verandah. Your Scenic butler can take care of all the arrangements. Choose from the comprehensive 24-hour in-suite dining menu and your cuisine and accompanying premium beverages+ will be delivered and served to you in the solitude of your suite.
Your butler will re-stock your in-suite mini-bar daily, ensuring all your favourite beverages are at your fingertips. You might like to start your day with a cup of aromatic illy coffee made from your in-suite Espresso coffee machine, or sip on a specialty tea.
ABOVE: In-Suite Dining, Scenic Eclipse
Take a dedicated masterclass with a Scenic chef to learn all their very best trade secrets. Designed to immerse you further into the world of gastronomy, you will be taken on a journey of local cuisine with our expert chefs.
Hosted in the yacht's purpose-built, cooking demonstration kitchen, watch the live footage projected on a large TV screen from cameras that hover over-head the cooking benches to show the chef’s techniques in action. Your chef will create an array of authentic regional dishes that reflect the traditional dishes of the regions you’re cruising through.
ABOVE: Scenic Épicure, Scenic Eclipse
+All drinks on board are included except for a very small number of rare, find and vintage wines, Champagnes and spirits.